POST TIME: 3 November, 2019 00:00 00 AM
Three held with 4.5kg hemp
Staff Reporter, Barishal

Three held with 4.5kg hemp

Units of Rapid Action Battalion and Coast Guard in separate drives on Friday night in the city and Bakerganj upazila arrested three persons including a couple and recovered 4.5 kg hemps from them. The arrestees were identified as Anik Dakua, 28, of C and B road area of the city and Siraj Gazi, 40, and his wife Sheuli Begum, 35, of Charamoddi area under Bakerganj upazila.

Among them Anik was arrested by Coast Guard from Barishal river port area and 500 grams hemp was recovered from his possession , said Atiur Rahman, contingent commander of Coast Guard. On the other hand a team of Rapid Action Battalion-8 on Friday morning in another drive in Charamaddi School area of Bagerganj arrested Siraj Gazi and his wife Sheuli Begum with 4kg hemp from them, said AKM Abu Hosen Shahriar, deputy assistant director of Rapid Action Battalion-8.